CITY-MUSEUM

Museums

For a cultural trip, you will find in Bordeaux the following museums : 

Musée d’Aquitaine - Aquitaine Museum

The Aquitaine Museum presents Bordeaux and Aquitaine History, from prehistory to modern times, through various collections (archaeology, history, ethnography). It also offers several temporary expositions about history and world cultures.  

Musées des Arts décoratifs – Museum of decorative arts and design

The museum collections (furniture, ceramics, glassware, gold ornaments, musical instruments, tableware) are a rich example of decorative arts in France and especially in Bordeaux in the 18° and 19° centuries. They represent a testimony about Bordeaux History.  

Musée des Beaux-Arts – Museum of Fine Arts

Essential works from 16° to 20° century as well as an important collection of Bordeaux artists can be found in that museum. The Dutch Painting has a great place in it.  

The CAPC Museum of Contemporary Art

The CAPC Museum of Contemporary Art in Bordeaux is dedicated to emerging art.  Its collection is very rich with 1299 works from 189 artists. 

Musée du Vin et du Négoce Bordelais – Museum of the Wine Trade

In three semi-underground cellars, the museum presents a unique collection of historical objects showing the evolution of the Bordeaux wine trade.